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Nevada embraces the future, approves self-driving cars

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The state that makes its livelihood off gambling is making a safe bet that self-driving cars won’t cause mayhem on the highways of Nevada. The Silver State just set up rules for driverless cars after the legislature approved the concept last year. Among the rules: Self-driving cars get red license...
Nevada embraces the future, approves self-driving cars

Rumors Are Swirling Legendary VC Jim Breyer Is Leaving Accel: Here's The Truth

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We've heard from multiple sources that famed Silicon Valley investor Jim Breyer may be leaving Accel. He tells us he's not. Here's what's going on. A few days ago, PEHub's Connie Loizos wrote about Breyer's personal fund, Breyer Capital. Although the fund was formed in 2006 and it isn't staffed,...
Rumors Are Swirling Legendary VC Jim Breyer Is Leaving Accel: Here's The Truth
Google working on Chrome OS for Intel Haswell chips: More Chromebook battery life ahead!
Analyst Estimates On iPhone 5 Launch Weekend Sales Range From 3M-10M

Study: online news now more popular than newspapers in U.S.

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Filed under: Internet, NewsConsidering that you're currently online and reading news, you probably won't be shocked to hear that websites are now officially more popular than newspapers as a source of news in the U.S. That puts the Internet in third place for news, behind local TV stations and national...
Study: online news now more popular than newspapers in U.S.

T-Mobile's New LTE Network Spotted Being Tested In 8 Major U.S. Cities

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While T-Mobile is more than a bit late to the LTE game, the company confirmed on Monday that their new network would be launching by the end of the month. Where it would launch, however, was kept under wraps. That’s the idea, at least. Thanks to some data mined out...
T-Mobile's New LTE Network Spotted Being Tested In 8 Major U.S. Cities

Acquire, reward or revolutionize: thoughts on what Apple will do with its $100B in cash tomorrow

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What Apple will do with its cash has long been a topic for discussion, with analysts and investment specialists going crazy predicting what it will do. The most likely option is a dividend to shareholders, or stock buyback. Following that, the acquisition or large investment in technology of some sort. Perhaps Apple...
Acquire, reward or revolutionize: thoughts on what Apple will do with its $100B in cash tomorrow
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Leica Mini M camera pictured ahead of June 11th launch

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There's a mysterious new Leica coming next month, and now we know what it looks like. The German camera maker teased its new model, dubbed the Mini M, with an image of a generic black box posted last week. It looks like a French iPad app spilled the beans...
Leica Mini M camera pictured ahead of June 11th launch

Which will win, Xbox 360 or PS3? Try Seagate.

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The next-generation console wars are about to begin in earnest, and it's a safe bet that either Sony's (SNE) PlayStation 3 or Microsoft's (MSFT) Xbox 360 will win the hearts (and wallets) of gamers. But if you're placing financial bets, whose hardware should you bank on? Here's a thought: Seagate...
Which will win, Xbox 360 or PS3? Try Seagate.
With AwesomenessTV, will online video kill the radio star?

WWDC banner shot betrays iOS 6 debut

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What does Apple have in store for us at WWDC? Well, it was a pretty safe bet that there was going to be some iOS news, and now we can pretty much confirm that iOS 6 will be unveiled at Cupertino's big developer event. What exactly we might see...
WWDC banner shot betrays iOS 6 debut
Anyone Who Thinks Apple's Bonds Are As Safe As Government Bonds Is Hallucinating
Solar financing startup Clean Power Finance raises $37M from Google Ventures, Kleiner
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It's Not Hard To Figure Out Which Startup Twitter Will Try To Buy Next

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It's pretty easy to tell which startup Twiter will try to buy next: just keep track of which mobile photo-sharing app Twitter executive chairman Jack Dorsey is using at the moment. For months, Dorsey used Instagram to share photos with his Twitter followers. And reportedly, Twitter tried to buy Instagram...
It's Not Hard To Figure Out Which Startup Twitter Will Try To Buy Next

Details of Twitter Ad Platform Emerge

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Peter Kafka of All Things Digital has come out with some more details, which he says come from "people who have been briefed by the company", about Twitter's expected advertising platform. According to Kafka, the platform will be primarily search based, distributed via third-party applications and will appear in the...
Details of Twitter Ad Platform Emerge
Big Tech: Saving Android From a Second-Rate Future
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Academic social network ResearchGate raises $20M, filing shows

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The academic collaboration startup ResearchGate has picked up $20 million in equity-based funding, an SEC filing from last week shows. The news was first reported by the German startup blog Gruenderszene. ResearchGate, based out of Berlin and Cambridge, Mass., is one of a handful of large academic social networks that...
Academic social network ResearchGate raises $20M, filing shows

US military exploring Kinect for low-cost physical therapy routines

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When Bill Gates first demoed his BASIC interpreter for the Altair, it seems a safe bet that he could've never guessed that his company would eventually be collaborating with the US military to introduce new forms of physical therapy. Thanks to Kinect, however, Microsoft and the Air Force are...
US military exploring Kinect for low-cost physical therapy routines

Qualcomm quad-core tablet arrives -- for deep pockets

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You can pick up a Qualcomm quad-core tablet if you're willing to drop $1,300. It's probably a safe bet that only developers will do that. [Read more]...
Qualcomm quad-core tablet arrives -- for deep pockets
Ford’s Alan Mulally: The Future of Driving

Apple Gets Serious About Photo Sharing With iCloud Update

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Apple's Wordwide Developers Conference is still a few weeks away, but as usual, there's no shortage of clues about what to expect.  The latest news suggests that Apple is putting more focus on photos and their inherently social nature. The company is expected to push out an update to...
Apple Gets Serious About Photo Sharing With iCloud Update

TomTom confirms new taxi-ordering service, beginning trial rollout in Amsterdam

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TomTom has been continually upping its navigation game, what with its partnership with Apple in iOS 6 and the HD Traffic 6.0 upgrade and requisite Android app announced this summer. Far be it from the Dutch service to rest on its mapping laurels, though: it's now poised to take...
TomTom confirms new taxi-ordering service, beginning trial rollout in Amsterdam

Report: Apple To Announce The iPad 3 The First Week Of March

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Shocking news of the day: Apple is preparing to announce the iPad 3. Crazy news, I know. That announcement, if AllThingsD is to be believed, should come in the first week of March. The next-gen tablet itself is reportedly an upgraded version of the iPad 2, featuring a dual-core CPU...
Report: Apple To Announce The iPad 3 The First Week Of March

Security in 2013: Making IT a Safe Bet

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Partners need to adopt new-age security practices. The opportunities appear huge....
Security in 2013: Making IT a Safe Bet
Samsung and RIM sued for infringing lol-worthy emoticon patent
Verizon iPhone 5 comes unlocked, will stay that way
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